Shazam Encore, AfterLight, Tweetbot

updated 10:08 am EDT, Tue June 18, 2013 | Posted in iPhone Apps

Shazam Encore 6.1 ($7) - Shazam Encore is a music tagging tool that can identify songs simply by listening to them. Version 6.1 introduces a new Shazam Pulse feature that can help users find new music, as well as various other device specific enhancements. The iPhone version includes a modified tab bar and smoother friend loading, while the iPad version offers improved stability in the Friends feed. [Download - 18.3MB]

AfterLight 1.7.1 ($1) - AfterLight is a photography app that includes a number of filters and effects for editing images on iOS devices. The latest release is a minor update that adds a new button to the home page. This button will lead users to the company's new store where they are selling AfterLight t-shirts with all profits going to charity. [Download - 28.4MB]

Tweetbot for Twitter 2.8.1 ($3) - Tweetbot is a Twitter client that includes multiple timelines, smart gestures, and support for a number of other social services such as Instapaper and CloudApp. Timeline position, direct message read statuses and mute filters are also synced automatically between the iPhone and iPad via iCloud. The v2.8.1 update resolves a number of bugs. [Download - 11.8MB]

Morning 1.0 ($3) - Morning is an iPad app that has been designed to allow users to organize all of the information they need to start their day off. Within the app users can pick from an array of information modules that includes weather, reminders, commute time, news, calendar, news, and a clock. These items can than be organized any way to best suit the user, providing a quick overview of the day ahead. [Download - 4.8MB]

WordPress 3.6.1 (free) - WordPress is a tool for managing a WordPress blog or site from an iOS device. The software includes tools for moderating comments, creating or editing posts, viewing stats, and uploading images or videos. Various bugs have been fixed in this update and overall performance has been improved. [Download - 7.1MB]

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